Proceedings of the Workshop on "Stem Cell Research and Patenting"

15-05-2012

This report summarises the presentations and discussions at the Workshop on Stem Cell Research and Patenting, held at the European Parliament in Brussels, on Monday 19 March 2012. The aim of the workshop was to better understand the scientific and legal issues surrounding stem cell research and patenting, in particular to improve awareness about the recent judgement of the Court of Justice of the European Union. The workshop was co-chaired by MEPs Glenis Willmott and Alojz Peterle.

This report summarises the presentations and discussions at the Workshop on Stem Cell Research and Patenting, held at the European Parliament in Brussels, on Monday 19 March 2012. The aim of the workshop was to better understand the scientific and legal issues surrounding stem cell research and patenting, in particular to improve awareness about the recent judgement of the Court of Justice of the European Union. The workshop was co-chaired by MEPs Glenis Willmott and Alojz Peterle.

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Stefaan Van der Spiegel (DG SANCO, EC), Charles Kessler (DR RTD, EC), Martin MacLean (Patent Attorney, Member of CIPA, UK), Heli Pihlajamaa (European Patent Office), Vanessa Campo Ruiz (European Science Foundation), Anna Veiga (Centre of Regenerative Medicine, Spain), Petr Dvorak (Masaryk University, Czech Republic) and Heather Clarke (European Parkinson's Disease Association)